Portland’s Ryan Hughes and Everett’s Garrett Pilon await a face off at Angel of the Winds Arena Friday night in Everett on April 6, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Winterhawks trip up Silvertips in Game 1 of semifinals

Portland takes a 1-0 series lead with a convincing 5-2 win over Everett on Friday night.

Portland’s Ryan Hughes and Everett’s Garrett Pilon await a face off at Angel of the Winds Arena Friday night in Everett on April 6, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Friday’s prep scores, links to recaps

BASEBALL Wesco 4A Lake Stevens 17, Mariner 2 (5) Lake Stevens 6, Mariner 1 Glacier Peak 5, Cascade 2 Jackson 5, Mount Vernon 0 Monroe… Continue reading

Reed out front after second round at Masters

The 27-year-old, who has never won a major before, is up 2 shots; Tiger makes the cut but is 13 back.

Veteran trio will anchor UW’s stout defensive line this fall

Shane Bowman, Greg Gaines and Jaylen Johnson lead a unit that could be the best in the Pac-12.

M’s closer Diaz learning to harness emotions better at home

The 24-year-old was much more effective away from Safeco Field last season.

POLL RESULTS: Voters predict runner-up finish for Mariners

The largest percentage of votes had Seattle finishing second in the AL West this year.

UFC star faces multiple criminal charges after outburst

Conor McGregor threw a hand truck through the window of a bus full of UFC fighters Thursday.

  • Apr 6, 2018

BLOG: Everett Silvertips previews and notes on the eve of Round 2

Round 2 of the WHL playoffs starts Friday night at 7:35. Postseason round of “Mustache Boy” here on the eve of Round 2: pic.twitter.com/IYkS5L7LrY— Jesse… Continue reading

Tips vs. Winterhawks preview: Everett’s unlikely hero

16-year-old rookie Reece Vitelli comes up big in the Silvertips’ opening-round win over Seattle.

The WHL’s postseason playoff format has major flaws

The unusual setup means a greater chance the league doesn’t crown the best team champion.

Thursday’s prep results

BASEBALL Wesco 4A Kamiak vs. Monroe Glacier Peak vs. Cascade, ppd. (Saturday) Jackson vs. Mount Vernon, ppd. (Saturday) Lake Stevens vs. Mariner, ppd. (Friday) Wesco… Continue reading

Tips vs. Winterhawks preview: How they stack up

Here’s how the U.S. Division rivals stack up in their second-round series.

Mariners bats go cold, Twins rally for victory

Seattle scores two quick runs but gets shut out the rest of the game on a frozen day in Minnesota.

Video: The eagle has landed — on James Paxton’s shoulder

A bald eagle brought in for a flight over the field prior to the national anthem became confused.

Huskies return experience, size on reshuffling O-line

The UW Huskies return four starters from last season’s offensive line, including injured left tackle Trey Adams.

Silvertips will try to beat Winterhawks at their own game

The series between Everett and Portland, which starts tomorrow, should be a thriller.

Lake Stevens’ Victor Vega control the ball with Jackson giving chase at Lake Stevens High School Wednesday night in Lake Stevens on April 4, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Vikings edge Timberwolves in clash of improved squads

The Lake Stevens boys soccer team has experienced its share of losing over the previous few seasons. But after taking their lumps… Continue reading

Lake Stevens’ Victor Vega control the ball with Jackson giving chase at Lake Stevens High School Wednesday night in Lake Stevens on April 4, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Thiel: Loaded Rams poised to take control of NFC West

Since winning 42-7 in December at the Clink in the most dominant manner ever witnessed over a Pete Carroll-coached Seahawks team, the Los Angeles Rams… Continue reading

Wednesday’s prep results

Here are Wednesday’s prep results: BASEBALL Wesco 4A Kamiak vs. Monroe, ppd. (Thursday) Jackson vs. Mount Vernon, ppd. (Thursday) Glacier Peak vs. Cascade, ppd. (Thursday)… Continue reading

West resigns as Kamiak’s boys basketball coach

West led the Knights to the 4A state quarterfinals in the last of his 10 seasons with the program.